Africa Safari and Cultural Tour Destinations in Zimbabwe

Our list of Destinations in Zimbabwe includes both popular safari destinations as well as less known but equally majestic cultural destinations. This list is ever expanding, compiled and maintained by our team of local travel experts. You will find a wealth of up to date information and travel tips from when to travel, where to visit, local customs and safety issues.

 

Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls

Zimbabwe

Definitely a wonder of this world, Victoria Falls is a must-see for people touring Southern Africa! Apart from the stunning beauty of the Falls, Victoria Falls is Heaven for the adventure-lover. With white-water rafting, bungee jumping and cliff swinging for the adrenaline junkies, and spectacular sunset river cruises, canoe safaris and nature walks for those who prefer a more sedate pace, Victoria Falls has it all! [...]

Type: Safari Destination

The Ruins of Great Zimbabwe

The Ruins of Great Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has been involved in international trade with China and Persia, even before United States of America was discovered. Testimony to this is the artifacts discovered in the ruins of Great Zimbabwe, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which (according to legend) is the capital of King Solomon and Queen of Sheba. [...]

Type: Cultural Region

Matobo National Park

Matobo National Park

Zimbabwe

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, having one of the highest concentrations of rock art in Southern Africa dating back at least 13,000 years. The archaeological evidence at The Matobo Hills from the rock paintings indicate that the Matobo Hills have been occupied over a period of at least 500,000 years. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Antelope Park

Antelope Park

Zimbabwe

Walk with the lions in their habitat, swim with the elephants, feed the cubs, view the game from horseback on a full moon night; make every day and night of your stay on the Antelope Farm a memorable experience. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Hwange National Park

Hwange National Park

Zimbabwe

Hwange was named after a local Nhanzwa chief. It is situated on the historical royal hunting grounds of the Ndebele warrior-king Mzilikazi. Hwange National Park is the largest Park in Zimbabwe. The animals have freedom of movement through Hwange and into Chobe National Park in Botswana, making a very large protected area for the local wildlife. [...]

Type: Safari Destination

Nyanga

Nyanga

Zimbabwe

Formerly known as Inyanga, Nyanga is located in Nyanga District, Manicaland Province, in northeastern Zimbabwe. Such is the natural beauty of this area that Cecil John Rhodes, back in 1896 wrote to his agent that he would like to buy up-to 100,000 acres in the area and to make sure that the Pungwe Falls was included. [...]

Type: Cultural Region

Gonarezhou National Park

Gonarezhou National Park

Zimbabwe

Enjoy the Chilojo Cliffs, made of magnificient red sandstone, overlooking the Runde River valley. "Gonarezhou" meaning "Place of many Elephants", but folklore suggests the name could also be derived from the term for the herbalists who would stock their medicines in tusks (known as gona in the Shona language). [...]

Type: Safari Destination